What is the penalty for arson felony 1 in ohio ?

Asked over 1 year ago - Struthers, OH

set a fire in garage with gasoline to keep warm no damage was done

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  1. John Maurice Holcomb

    Contributor Level 13


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    Answered . 11 years max, probation possible, but there is a presumption for a prison term of a minimum of 3 years.

    You might have a defense; you need a good lawyer for this one.

  2. Christopher Lee Beck


    Contributor Level 18


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    Answered . 11 years with a potential for more depending on if any enchanceable possibilites are present. You need a good defense attorney. Good luck.

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  3. Michael Taylor Meehan

    Contributor Level 11


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    Answered . The penalty can be up to 10 years in state prison. You appear ot have several defenses. You should hire a competent attorney to defend you.

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